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...hips with others. On the other hand, overt curriculum is the written or the official curriculum which it “gives the basic lesson plan to be followed” in the classroom. Furthermore, the overt curriculum provides the students with science, mathematics, literature, and social studies. Many educators define this type of curriculum as subject matter curriculum. However, there are many other types of curriculum such as the null curriculum, societal curriculum, received curriculum, and phantom curriculum.
Lastly, educators have to differentiate between “curriculum” and “syllabus”. As it was mentioned in this paper, curriculum is the set of the experiences that are offered by the school to its students. However, syllabus is an outline of the course that includes a brief overview of the course objective, assignments, reading list, exam dates, and course expectation.
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